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Synonyms: Noun (1)
1568, in the meaning defined above
1664, in the meaning defined above
Middle French, from Medieval Latin impositum, from Latin, neuter of impositus, past participle of imponere
French imposte, ultimately from Latin impositus
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“Impost.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/impost. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.
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